Midland Expands FX Sales In N.Y. With Key Additions

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Midland Bank is expanding its foreign exchange sales group in New York and has made three senior-level sales hires in the past two weeks, officials say. Tim Leslie, sales manager for Midland/HSBC Group, says the bank plans to add three-to-six more sales executives to the group over the next several months.

At the end of December, Midland split its FX sales division into three teams: corporate, interbank and institutional. Buddy Eichorn heads the interbank group and John Hazelton runs institut